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FLAKE

Unique ID: SUSS-AAB274

Object type certainty: Certain
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Nine flakes, weighing 89g of waste flint flake material, debitage and associated flakes. The flakes all have either ripples of percussion, a hinge fracture, secondary retouch, a surviving bulb of percussion or a striking platform, which indicate that they have been worked.

Notes:

These flints form part of a large collection of lithic implements and associated waste flakes. Known as the Warnham Collection these lithic implements are housed by the finder and are available for further study should someone want to research the flints further. These database entries are a basic record of what is contained within the collection. The finder can be contacted via the local Finds Liaison Officer. Awaiting donation to Horsham Museum.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa 8300 BC
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa 3500 BC
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 9
Weight: 89 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st June 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Available for further study.

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Horsham (District)
To be known as: Warnham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: Friday 14th September 2007
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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